Shema Kolainu’s Small Miracles: Meet Yaakov

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With Yaakov (age 6), our activity schedule strengthened his independent play skills. Continue reading

Film Raises Questions on Autism in Adulthood

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To this day, many still do not understand the nature of autism and our culture still does not have a solid solution for autistic children after their parents die. Continue reading

With Autism, the More Languages the Better

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While there is no data to support that learning more than one language is harmful to an autistic child’s development, a handful of studies show that children with autism can learn two languages just as well as one language and may even thrive in multilingual environments. Continue reading

Could use of Tylenol during Pregnancy cause Autism?

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It may be best to switch out that tylenol with a good massage during pregnancy. Continue reading

Effective Treatments for Autism?: Gluten-Free, Vitamins, and Other Alternatives

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There is some evidence that certain treatments are helpful. Continue reading

Playing Xbox AT SCHOOL?

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Xbox Kinect is being used an educational device for students with ASD and is having incredible results thus far. Continue reading

Governor John Kasich Visits Shema Kolainu 

Republican presidential candidate,,Ohio Gov. John Kasich looks at a picture of the White House made by students at a religious school in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Tuesday, April 12, 2016. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

During his recent candidacy, John Kasich stopped by Shema Kolainu to visit our kids. He stated upon arrival that the kids are “made special, different than we are. We’re going to look at the love that is laid upon not … Continue reading